On the July 26th edition of The New York Times Close Up, Sam Roberts speaks with reporters Susanne Craig, William Rashbaum and Thomas Kaplan about a Times investigation into the working and thinking of the Cuomo administration, in particular its attempts to control the Moreland Commission, ostensibly formed by the governor to investigate corruption in Albany.
Times Theatre Critic Charles Isherwood reviews "The Selected Letters of Elia Kazan" for the Sunday Times Book Review.
The show takes a look at the New York City Mission Society and its new president, Elsie McCabe Thompson, learning how the 200-year-old nonprofit addresses the needs of 21st-century New York.
And the New York Times Reporters Roundtable convenes.
Produced in association with The New York Times, The New York Times Close Up gives viewers an inside preview of the most compelling reports from Sunday's Times, with the correspondents who filed the stories.
The show is hosted by New York Times Urban Affairs Correspondent Sam Roberts, and features Times reporters, columnists and editors examining the week's top New York City stories.
The hour-long program airs each Saturday at 10 p.m. and repeats each Sunday at 10 a.m.